Dekalb High School

  • Dekalb High School serves 243 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-79% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Dekalb High School's student population of 243 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dekalb High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dekalb High School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#3975 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
9%
52%
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Black
17%
13%
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White
71%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.460.41
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • De Kalb Dekalb Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 350 students
    0.3 miles
    101 W Fannin St
    De Kalb, TX 75559
    (903)667-2328
    0.3 PK-4 350
  • De Kalb Dekalb Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 231 students
    0.3 miles
    929 W Grizzly Dr
    De Kalb, TX 75559
    (903)667-2834
    0.3 5-8 231
  • De Kalb Hubbard Isd
    Grades: PK-8 | 84 students
    2.9 miles
    3347 Us Hwy 259 S
    De Kalb, TX 75559
    (903)667-2645
    2.9 PK-8 84
  • Avery Avery Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 176 students
    9.9 miles
    150 San Antonio St
    Avery, TX 75554
    (903)684-3116
    9.9 PK-5 176
  • Avery Avery High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 105 students
    9.9 miles
    150 San Antonio St
    Avery, TX 75554
    (903)684-3431
    9.9 9-12 105

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